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Cecil the Lion

Ethical Hunters Shocked By Cecil Story

The biggest threat to African lions is not hunters but the loss of wild habitat through human overpopulation, development, and climate change.

August 6, 2015

Zimbabwe Calls For Extradition Of Cecil The Lion’s Killer

In Zimbabwe, the illegal killing of a lion is punishable by a mandatory fine of $20,000 and up to 10 years in prison.

July 31, 2015

Late Night Roundup: Jon Stewart’s ‘Secret’ Meetings

Jon Stewart had some fun mocking the news coverage of his “secret” meetings with President Obama — though in fact, the two meetings were both on the White House visitor logs.

July 30, 2015

Honoring Cecil

How do we honor this majestic creature?

July 30, 2015

Gun Advocate Ted Nugent: The Whole Cecil The Lion Story Is A ‘Lie’

Ted Nugent does not share the Internet’s concern, or its capacity to be so easily duped, calling the entire media storm a trumped-up lie.

July 29, 2015

‘I Love And Practice Responsibly’ The Killing Of Lions, Says Minnesota Dentist

Walter Palmer really has an opportunity here to cultivate a political fanbase — among conservatives still nostalgic for colonialism and the Great White Hunter.

July 29, 2015

Zimbabwean Duo In Court Over Killing Of Cecil The Lion

Two Zimbabweans who were paid $50,000 by an American hunter who killed ‘Cecil’, the southern African country’s best-known lion, arrived in court.

July 29, 2015

Late Night Roundup: Obama (And Jon Stewart) Don’t Care!

Larry Wilmore brought a special guest on ‘The Nightly Show’ to provide an expert commentary on what it’s like to be just about to leave a job: Jon Stewart from ‘The Daily Show.’ But for his part, Jon said Obama isn’t quite in ‘don’t care’ mode — he’s in ‘I’m gonna build me a library with my name on it’ mode.

July 29, 2015